Posted October 04, 2012 on
University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and his staff are using an open week to try and help the Cardinals improve. Even with a 5-0 record, Strong said the team is working on fundamentals and trying to get better.

Strong not going to 'walk away' from Cards

The University of Louisville football team is just five games into the season but already coach Charlie Strong is rumored as a candidate for other jobs next season. Strong was asked about the rumors on a national radio show and then responded to local reporters after Wednesday’s practice.

Charlie Strong reaffirms commitment to Louisville football

Charlie Strong is one University of Louisville football coach who apparently won’t wind up at Arkansas.No getting behind a podium at a press conference, demeaning himself and squealing, “Whoo, pig, sooie!” like former UofL coaches Bobby Petrino and John L. Smith. That image just doesn’t register.Not anytime soon anyway. Hopefully never for his sake.Strong was asked the question...

Tom Jurich Won’t Be Outbid For Charlie Strong

Shortly after Charlie Strong’s interview yesterday afternoon on the Jim Rome radio show, CBS Sports College Football Insider Jeremy Fowler caught up with Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich to get his thoughts about his head coach being mentioned as a possible candidate for other jobs. “I will match anybody’s salary,” Jurich tells “I will match anybody...

James Quick Will Visit Ohio State This Weekend

Louisville recruit and native James Quick will take an unofficial visit to Ohio State this weekend as the Buckeyes take on Nebraska. Quick, a 4-star wide receiver from Louisville Trinity High School has been the top target for Charlie Strong’s 2013 recruiting class for nearly two years. Quick’s most recent list includes Louisville, Ohio State, Oregon, Tennessee and Kentucky...

5-Star Shooting Guard Picks Up Louisville Offer

With Louisville’s 2013 class now complete, Rick Pitino and staff have now shifted their attention to the 2014 and 2015 classes. Coach Pitino extended a scholarship offer yesterday afternoon to Isaiah Whitehead, a 5-star scoring guard from Brooklyn, NY. Pitino was reportedly one of the many coaches in attendance to see Whitehead on Thursday. The 6-foot-4 scoring guard is considered...

Charlie Strong Puts Louisville Fans At Ease After His Interview On The Jim Rome Show

Louisville head coach Charlie Strong was a guest this afternoon on the Jim Rome show, a nationally syndicated sports talk radio program. As you could expect, Rome asked Strong about the Southern Miss game and how the weather impacted the outcome and also about Teddy Bridgewater’s progression as a quarterback. The best questions came later in the interview when Strong was asked...

Peyton Siva Models New White Uniforms

Cardinal senior point guard Peyton Siva posed for his Instragram followers this afternoon modeling Louisville’s new white home uniforms.Not any huge changes from last year. The only noticeable differences is the font for the jersey number and the shorts look to have a slight change in style.Your thoughts?

Audio: Charlie Strong’s Interview On The Jim Rome Show

If you haven’t gotten the chance to listen to Charlie Strong’s interview on the Jim Rome show, here is the audio in its entirety. The question about the Arkansas job received the most attention, but I recommend listening to the full interview if you can. I honestly think that was Charlie’s best interview I’ve heard since he’s been at Louisville. He was very relaxed and genuine.

Video: Craziest Mike Marra Dunk You’ve Ever Seen

On yesterday afternoon’s radio show I spent the first segment talking about Mike Marra’s torn ACL and how it will affect this year’s team. I realize the news was a little dated, but Tuesday was my first opportunity to really discuss it in full length. When mentioning some of the brighter moments in Mike’s Louisville career, a caller reminded me of a video on YouTube of Marra...

Podcast: Strong’s Comments on Jim Rome Show & Rob Dauster of Joins Me To Talk Louisville Hoops

If you missed Wednesday night’s edition of Inside The Press Box, here is the podcast. Click here to listen from your mobile device. On Wednesday’s show we discussed Charlie Strong’s comments on the Jim Rome show. Rob Dauster, a college basketball writer for and joined me to talk about this year’s Louisville team. We’ll be at BJ’s...
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